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Women Who Pioneered Oklahoma

Stories from the WPA Narratives

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Published by University of Oklahoma Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography And Autobiography,
  • Oklahoma - Local History,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • General,
  • Social History,
  • Women,
  • United States - State & Local - Southwest,
  • Choctaw women,
  • Correspondence,
  • History,
  • Oklahoma,
  • Women pioneers

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsM. Susan Savage (Foreword), Terri M. Baker (Editor), Connie Oliver Henshaw (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages226
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11287074M
    ISBN 100806138459
    ISBN 109780806138459
    OCLC/WorldCa82286569

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